Cartier heart pendant Dinh Van

An eighteen carat yellow gold pendant designed as a heart. Signed Jean Dinh Van for Cartier, New York. Made ca 1960. Dinh Van has worked for Cartier for many years when he goes his own way and opens a gallery in Paris, filled with minimalist designs. Cartier always stayed in touch with the designer and in the 1960s Dinh Van works as an independant designer for their New York branch, this pendant is an example of the result of the cooperation.